About Us

Dr. LeDuc DC, DACBSP, CSCS, CKTP is the owner and director of the Stillwater Spine and Sports Center. He graduated from Northwestern Health Science University in 2001. Dr. LeDuc recently completed his course work to become the first Diplomate in Chiropractic Sports Medicine from the American Board of Sports Physicians in the state of Montana. Other certifications include NSCA, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Impairment and Disability Evaluator, and Certified Kinesio® Taping Practitioner. Dr. LeDuc specializes in treating sports injuries. He also specializes in many forms of soft tissue treatments and utilizes many different techniques including transverse friction massage, muscle and fascial release, as well as being trained in Graston®. Dr. LeDuc also understands the need for specific functional rehabilitation that include soft tissue treatment, joint assessment/ mobilization and specific functional therapeutic exercise routines to keep both athletes and general patients healthy and performing at optimum levels.

Dr. LeDuc has served 10 years on the Flathead Valley Football Board and provides sideline injury support and care to these young athletes. Dr. LeDuc was one of three physicians chosen to work at professional football ball player Larry Fitzgerald strength and conditioning camp. He assisted in diagnosing, treating and aiding post work out recovery to many NFL players. Dr. LeDuc has also been invited to work at the Olympic training center at Colorado Springs, Colorado in June of 2011. He will be treating Olympic level athletes as well as working side by side with many other practitioners. He lives in Kalispell, Montana with his wife Jessica and three children Sophia, Conor, and Liam.


Dr. Tom Warden D.C. has been an associate doctor at Stillwater Spine and Sports Center since graduating from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2008. He was born and raised in Butte, Montana where he did his undergraduate studies at Montana Tech. Following high school he spent four years in the United States Marine Corps. After serving in the Marine Corps he worked in the construction trades for 13 years. He has participated in community activities such as providing care for participants in the Susan G. Komen 3-Day walk for the Cure while in Minnesota and locally helped perform physicals for The Flathead Valley Little Guy Football. Dr. Warden was first interested in becoming a chiropractor when he was in middle school. He witnessed the improvement in the quality of his mother’s life chiropractic care provided after she sustained a serious injury to her low back while working.
Dr. Warden understands that each person is an individual and therefore needs to have the treatment plan tailored to their individual needs. He uses soft tissue techniques such as myofascial release, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, and transverse friction massage in combination with chiropractic adjusting to provide relief from both chronic and acute injuries. He will provide simple therapeutic exercises to assist in the healing process and to strengthen muscular deficiencies to help reduce the risk of future re-injury.


Dr. John Ogden D.C. has been an associate doctor at Stillwater Spine and Sports Center since graduating from Western States University in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Ogden is the oldest of 5 brothers, which all are intertwined with various facets of the Flathead valley community. He is a Flathead high school graduate and standout athlete in Kalispell. Following high school, he played football at UM where a career ending injury brought him into the chiropractic setting and inspired him to help others in the way he had been helped. He earned his Exercise Science degree at the University of Montana. Dr. Ogden approaches each patient as a unique problem and tailors his treatment plans specifically for that individual. In office, he uses Chiropractic adjusting, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, myofascial release, transverse friction, and muscle facilitation techniques that aid in his patients’ rehabilitation. Also, he gives his patients the self-help tools for outside the office, including: strengthening regimens, proprioceptive training, stretching exercises, and ergonomic training that will speed his patients’ recoveries and prevent future re-injury. Outside of work, you can find Dr. Ogden on the river fishing, boating on the lake, golfing, or working out at the local gym.


Amy Thoreson, MS, LAT, ATC, graduated from Whitworth University in Spokane, WA in 2009 with a bachelors of science degree in athletic training. She went on to work as a graduate assistant at Montana State University from 2009-2011 while earning her masters in exercise science. Amy then returned to Kalispell, her home town, to work at a local high school as their head athletic trainer for five years before coming to Stillwater Spine and Sports Center. Amy's experience includes working at the 2010 National Figure Skating Championships in Spokane, WA; two years as an assistant Athletic Trainer for the Montana State Bobcats football team; medical coverage for area camps and tournaments, including the Three Blind Refs soccer tournament, Rhino Lacrosse camps, and numerous high school sports competitions. Her education and experience include emergency response and first aid, rehabilitation, concussion management, injury evaluation and treatment, and preventative care. Amy has a passion for helping people maintain their active lifestyles; she understands the joy that exercise brings and the frustrations that come with injury. She believes in a team-oriented approach to injury treatment and rehabilitation.

Amy lives in the Flathead Valley with her husband Sky and their black lab Charlie. She enjoys cross country skiing, knitting, hiking and climbing peaks.


Ashli Wade graduated from the University of Montana in May 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance and a minor in Spanish. She received her Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association in February 2009. She has been working at Stillwater Spine and Sports Center since receiving her Strength and Conditioning certification. Ashli enjoys swimming, tennis, cross-country skiing, spending time with family and friends.